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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1310 1067 80.4 77.4-83.1 243 19.6 16.9-22.6
Age
< 20 years 127 97 78.6 68.1-86.3 30 21.4 13.7-31.9
20-24 years 285 227 79.2 72.6-84.6 58 20.8 15.4-27.4
25-34 years 687 569 80.4 76.1-84.0 118 19.6 16.0-23.9
35+ years 211 174 84.0 76.5-89.4 37 16.0 10.6-23.5
Race
White 960 812 84.6 81.5-87.3 148 15.4 12.7-18.5
Black 275 194 67.8 60.0-74.7 81 32.2 25.3-40.0
Other 75 61 79.3 63.1-89.6 14 20.7 10.4-36.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 168 144 84.3 75.7-90.2 24 15.7 9.8-24.3
No 1142 923 79.6 76.4-82.6 219 20.4 17.4-23.6
Education
< High School 204 157 79.3 71.1-85.7 47 20.7 14.3-28.9
High School 392 301 74.5 68.4-79.7 91 25.5 20.3-31.6
> High School 712 607 84.2 80.5-87.4 105 15.8 12.6-19.5
Marital Status
Married 866 732 84.1 80.8-86.9 134 15.9 13.1-19.2
Other 444 335 74.9 69.2-79.8 109 25.1 20.2-30.8
Income
14,999 or less 349 261 75.4 68.9-80.9 88 24.6 19.1-31.1
15,000-24,999 175 143 83.1 74.6-89.1 32 16.9 10.9-25.4
25,000-49,999 253 208 80.7 73.7-86.2 45 19.3 13.8-26.3
50,000 or more 436 382 87.4 83.1-90.7 54 12.6 9.3-16.9
WIC recipient
No 741 639 86.1 82.6-89.0 102 13.9 11.0-17.4
Yes 559 419 74.1 69.1-78.5 140 25.9 21.5-30.9
Medicaid recipient
No 666 580 85.4 81.6-88.4 86 14.6 11.6-18.4
Yes 644 487 76.0 71.3-80.1 157 24.0 19.9-28.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 577 466 79.2 75.5-82.5 111 20.8 17.5-24.5
2500+ grams 733 601 80.5 77.2-83.4 132 19.5 16.6-22.8

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 01MAY08

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